Kathy Smiley brings to Prudential CA realty a professional expertise in helping clients make sound investment decisions. As a municipal bond trader for 18 years, Kathy developed a well-grounded knowledge of investing and, as department marketing manager, built a solid reputation for helping clients build strong financial "houses." Known also for her personable nature, Kathy brings a high level of energy along with a level-headed approach to achieving your real estate results.
Transitioning from investments into real estate is a natural choice for Kathy. "I have a strong background in working not only with clients to achieve their financial needs, but also with the professionals and support people who handle the details in the background." It is that steadfast attention and her dependability in achieving the highest level of results that pleases her clients the most, she says.
Originally natives of Kansas City, Missouri, Kathy and her husband, Chet, an insurance professional, moved into the Westlake Village, Thousand Oaks area with their three children in 1990. After graduating college, their two daughters settled down in the Conejo Valley with their husbands and children, while their son visits from Kansas with his wife and two little ones several times a year. Kathy and Chet now have eight grandchildren: five boys, three girls.
With such a large family living in the area, Kathy is "absolutely invested in this community." She lists among her civic activities: Westlake Village - Thousand Oaks Chamber of Commerce; Chamber "Leadership Conejo"; Vice President, Women's Council of the Conejo Valley; New West Symphony League member; and annual docent volunteer for the Wellness Community´s Holiday Homes Tour.
"Whether you´re buying or selling a home, or building a real estate portfolio, you deserve the security of having an agent that can deliver sound, professional results. My pledge to you is to be that agent!"